Urgent Care

How to manage ocular emergencies in the optometric office. By Richard Mangan, OD

Navigating Retinal Necrosis

This rare, acute disorder can be tied to a number of systemic diseases.
07/15/2020

Unmask This Cancer Imposter

This suspicious lesion isn’t malignant—but fools most. Here’s how to distinguish it.
05/15/2020

With Disc Edemas, Act Fast

Treatment is dependent upon the cause of the issue. It’s on you to identify it.
03/15/2020

Failure is Not an Option

When a corneal graft is compromised, you need to take swift action to save this vulnerable tissue from total loss.
01/15/2020

Find Infectious Keratitis’s Root

Treatment is dependent upon the cause of the issue. It’s on you to identify it.
11/15/2019

A Diagnosis Made in a Flash

Visual disturbances can stem from a broad range of etiologies. Learn to tell the urgent apart from the mundane.
07/15/2019

Getting Hosed

Blunt trauma can leave major damage. But optometrists can learn to treat and monitor to minimize long-term issues.
05/16/2019

A Stroke of Bad Luck

By the time you see this, it may be too late to save vision, but your responsibility doesn’t end there.
03/15/2019

Anaphylaxis in Your Exam Lane

When a patient is gasping for air, will you be prepared?
01/15/2019

Hydrops it Like it’s Hot

If you can quickly resolve edema in these cases, you’ll reduce the need for a transplant.
11/20/2018

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